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Advil Migraine

Control your migraines before they control you.

Advil Migraine is clinically proven to relieve migraine pain and related symptoms, like nausea and sensitivity to light and sound. It’s also the only FDA-approved OTC migraine medicine in a liquid-filled capsule — so you can get the relief you need fast.

Advil Migraine for migraine headache relief
  • Uses

    Treats migraines.

  • Dosage

    18 years of age and older:

    • Take 2 capsules with a glass of water.
    • If symptoms persist or worsen, ask your doctor.
    • Do not take more than 2 capsules in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.

    Under 18 years of age:

    • Ask a doctor.
  • Ingredients

    Active ingredient:

    • Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)*(present as the free acid and potassium salt)*Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

    Inactive ingredient:

    • D&C yellow no. 10, FD&C green no. 3, FD&C red no. 40, gelatin, light mineral oil, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan, sorbitol

    Use as directed. Read complete warnings and information.

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  • Potential Health Effects

    This product is indicated for adults aged 18 and older. Anyone under the age of 18 should consult a doctor before use. Do not take more than 2 capsules in 24 hours unless instructed to do so by a doctor. This product contains ibuprofen, which may cause allergic reaction, especially in those allergic to aspirin. This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding.

    See product label for full product information and warnings.

Top Questions About Advil Migraine

  • Does Advil help migraines?

    Yes, Advil Migraine is clinically proven to relieve migraine pain and related symptoms, including nausea and sensitivity to light and sound. In fact, Advil Migraine is the only FDA-approved OTC migraine medicine in a liquid-filled capsule.

  • Does Advil Migraine have caffeine?

    No, Advil Migraine does not contain caffeine.

  • Does Advil or Tylenol work better for migraines?

    Advil Migraine is the only FDA-approved OTC migraine medicine in a liquid-filled capsule. The difference between Advil Migraine and Tylenol products is the active ingredient. Advil Migraine contains ibuprofen, which targets pain at the source. Tylenol contains acetaminophen, which blocks off pain signals. Tylenol is not indicated for migraine headaches.

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Count 300

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Key feature Easy to swallow

Ingredient Ibuprofen

Easy to swallow

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 6h

Dosage 1 tablet every 4 - 6 hours. If symptoms persist, 2 may be used. Do not exceed 6 tablets in 24h unless directed by a doctor. Under 12 y/o: Ask a doctor.

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Count 200

Form Capsules

Key feature Small and easy to swallow

Ingredient Liquid Ibuprofen

Easy to swallow

Fast-acting

Duration Up to 6h

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Key feature Easy open cap

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Fast-acting

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Form Caplets

Key feature Long-lasting

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Fast-acting

Duration Up to 8h

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Form Capsules

Key feature Fast-acting

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Easy to swallow

Fast-acting

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